104 – edX

UP 1 place in 2021

edX is a MOOC provider. It hosts online university-level courses in a wide range of disciplines including some at no charge.

Website: edx.org
Cost: Free and Premium courses
Availability: Online

Ranking on the 2021 sub-lists

Top 150 Tools for
Personal Learning: 53
Top 150 Tools for
Workplace Learning: 105
Top 150 Tools for

Overall rankings in the previous 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 104 2019: 101 2018: 81 2017: 157 2016: 64 2015: – 2014: –
2013: – 2012: – 2011: – 2010: – 2009: – 2008: – 2007: –

Comments on edX

“I followed several MOOC’s. The last one was Shaping the work of the Future through edX.They are my favorite because they deliver good quality MOOC’s for free from different Universities.” Developer, USA, 2020

“Free courses to follow on many topics. Rarely use the certification option” Global Head of Learning, Culture, D&I and Wellbeing, Netherlands, 2020

“We have selected edX as the platform for some of our learning content. It’s easy to use and has some AI functionality built in, which I quite like.” Joachim Worf, Global Customer Success Lead at Dell Technologies Education Services, Germany, 2020

Quick Guide to edX 

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